About Us

We provide professional and personalised accounting and taxation services to individuals, sole traders, small businesses, companies, trusts, partnerships and Incorporated Associations as well as Self Managed Super Funds (SMSFs).

Taxation and Business Consultants is a CPA Practice. Our accountants are degree-qualified and multi skilled across a broad range of business/taxation requirements and are specialists in particular elements of the practice.

We offer fast 24 hour response to enquiries, ensuring you receive value for money and timely information. Our specialists and friendly staff are happy to answer any of your questions, and look after your accounting needs, no matter how big or small.

We are also a gateway to specialist knowledge for our clients. We can provide warm introductions to specialists who know how to help you in areas beyond tax, accounting and superannuation – for example grant writing, business coaching, virtual personal assistants, digital marketers, SEO specialists, lawyers, investment property managers, cryptocurrency experts and more.

If you or your business or incorporated association is facing an obstacle to growth, talk to us. We’re here to help.

Meet the team

Jeffrey Ostrofski

Jeffrey Ostrofski

B.Bus, CPA Practicing Accountant, Tax Agent and Financial Strategist

Jeffrey is the Principal of Taxation & Business Consultants and has been a practicing Accountant for 22 years. With his expertise he is able to assist clients in meeting their business, taxation, and accounting requirements.

As a principal he is responsible for overseeing the other Accountants and for addressing any complex queries that often arise.

Jeffrey is also our go to person when it comes to strategic planning and advises in the areas of taxation, pre and post retirement.

Lydia Andrews

Lydia Andrews

B.Comm. Adv Diploma Business (Accounting)

Lydia is our Senior Accountant with over 17 years experience in the Accounting field.

Lydia has spent most of her career working locally here in the Redlands. She specialises in Individual, Business and Trust tax returns, Bookkeeping, Business Activity Statements (BAS) and Audits along with a variety of ad hoc accounting assignments.

With her broad knowledge, skills, professionalism and her delightful personality, you can rely on Lydia to assist you with your accounting and taxation matters.


Vanessa Kowald

BCom Acc, JP (Qual)

Vanessa is our newest team member, joining Taxation & Business Consultants in 2018. She is looking forward to becoming familiar with our loyal clients and assisting individuals this tax season.

Vanessa holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree with a major in Accounting and has undertaken legal studies. She has worked in the local area for a number of years, assisting clients of varied backgrounds with completion of business activity statements and tax returns. She is also one of our resident experts in Xero, as a Certified Advisor. As a Justice of the Peace (Qualified) in the state of Queensland, Vanessa is happy to assist in witnessing documents when needed.

Jean Metcalfe

Jean Metcalfe

Certificate IV in Business

Jean is our administration and client services hero! Jean started with Taxation & Business Consultants in 2008 as receptionist and has built many strong relationships with our long term clients.

Jean’s role is of an administrative nature and she does a wonderful job coordinating the daily running of our office.

You will still see Jean’s lovely smile at reception when she kindly provides back up for Rachael.

Rachael Krinks

Rachael Krinks

Rachael is our receptionist, marketing, customer experience and practice development hero! Rachael works hard to ensure your experience with us is a positive one.

We are working hard to ensure that you are able to easily access the information and service you need when you need it when you contact us. Whether you find us via Google, our website, social media, email, telephone or just by dropping in, we’d like your experience to be a positive one.

If you have feedback or ideas for how your interactions with us can be improved, please let Rachael know.

Enquire now

Call (07) 3245 1466, email info@tbctax.com.au or use the enquiry form below:

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